Orem, UT (population: 95,419) has one criminal justice school within its city limits. Utah Valley University has a total student population of 28,765. It is the 4829th highest ranked school in the USA and the 52nd highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah). To learn more about criminal justice programs in Orem, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of criminal justice professors at Utah Valley University such as Greg Barber, Gregory Cooper, Kenneth Crook, Matthew Duffin, Larry Evans, and Darren Falslev.
Criminal Justice students from Orem schools who go on to become criminal justice administrators, public prosecutors, public defenders, judges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 12,610 people working as criminal justice and law enforcement teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,750. Also, Police and sheriff's patrol officers make on average $55,180 per year and there are about 641,590 of them employed in the US today.
Orem lies in Utah county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Provo-Orem area has 173,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.33/hr average worker wage, and a $38,120 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Utah Valley University ends up costing a student $12,546/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Orem|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||22.9 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||31.5 miles|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||35.3 miles|